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Autoimmune Nature of ME/CFS - HERVs Implicated

Kenny De Meirleir

Professor Kenny de Meirleir of the Vrije Universiteit, Brussels, has published a paper showing that gut biopsies from 8 out of 12 individuals with ME displayed immunoreactivity consistent with the presence of HERV proteins. See HERE

An explanation of this study from the Phoenix Rising website can be viewed HERE